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Amycus punished, red-figured Lucanian hydria, end of 4th century BC, Cabinet des M├ędailles
Amycus punished, red-figured Lucanian hydria, end of 4th century BC, Cabinet des M├ędailles

In Greek mythology, Amycus was the son of Poseidon and Melia. He was a boxer and King of the Bebryces, a mythical people in Bithynia. Polydeuces beat him in a boxing match when the Argonauts passed through Bithynia. Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 512 pixelsFull resolution (3039 × 1944 pixel, file size: 3. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 800 × 512 pixelsFull resolution (3039 × 1944 pixel, file size: 3. ... For the mountain in Canada named after Lucania, see Mount Lucania. ... A hydria is a type of Greek pottery used for carrying water. ... Gold 20-stater of Eucratides I (175-150 BCE), the largest gold coin ever minted in Antiquity. ... The bust of Zeus found at Otricoli (Sala Rotonda, Museo Pio-Clementino, Vatican) Greek mythology is the body of stories belonging to the Ancient Greeks concerning their gods and heroes, the nature of the world and the origins and significance of their own cult and ritual practices. ... Neptune reigns in the city of Bristol. ... In Greek mythology, Melia was a nymph, one of the Meliae, who were daughters of Oceanus. ... In Greek mythology, the Bebryces were a mythical tribe of people in Bithynia. ... Bithynia was an ancient region, kingdom and Roman province in the northwest of Asia Minor, adjoining the Propontis, the Thracian Bosporus and the Euxine (today Black Sea). ... Castor (or Kastor) and Polydeuces (sometimes called Pollux), were in Greek mythology the twin sons of Leda and the brothers of Helen of Troy and Clytemnestra. ... The Argo, by Lorenzo Costa In Greek mythology, the Argonauts (Ancient Greek: ) were a band of heroes who, in the years before the Trojan War, accompanied Jason to Colchis in his quest for the Golden Fleece. ...


He was also a prominent Trojan during the Trojan War. He married Theona and had one son: Mimas. For other uses of Troy or Ilion, see Troy (disambiguation) and Ilion (disambiguation). ... The fall of Troy, by Johann Georg Trautmann (1713–1769). ... In Greek mythology, Theona was a daughter of Dymas, a sister of Hecuba and wife of Amycus. ... Mimas may refer to: Mimas, son of Gaia in Greek mythology, was one of the Giants slain by Heracles. ...


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Amycus (627 words)
Amycus was a famous boxer and ruled the Bebryces.
She was laid down on 17 January 1943 at Richmond, Calif., by the Kaiser Co., Inc.; launched on 2 April 1943; delivered on 3 June 1943 to the Matson Navigation Co., San Francisco, Calif., for conversion to a landing craft repair ship; and commissioned on 30 July 1943, Lt.
Amycus anchored in Lingayen Gulf on 9 January, and the bombardment of the Luzon beaches began at 0700 that day.
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Amycus is also a genus of jumping spider.
In Greek mythology, Amycus was the son of Poseidon and Melia.
The minor planet 55576 Amycus is named after this centaur.
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